Latest from Michael Laris

Former Boeing chief test pilot indicted on fraud charge in probe of 737 Max crashes

The investigation arising out of the plane crashes has led to the federal charge.
  • Oct 14, 2021

After a record gun haul this year, TSA identifies 10 airports with most firearms seized

The discoveries are rare but up sharply, the agency said.
  • Oct 13, 2021

Delta points to profitability, challenges as first major air carrier to report earnings

The company provided a window into how the delta variant has hindered travel and what airlines might expect in the coming months.
  • Oct 13, 2021
  • Local

Loaded handmade gun, dried meat confiscated in separate incidents at Dulles Airport

A Centreville resident whose gun was loaded with 13 bullets was cited on weapons charges by airport police.
  • Sep 27, 2021

Delta Air Lines calls for carriers to share names of unruly passengers

Delta says it has submitted the names of more than 600 banned passengers to the Federal Aviation Administration.
  • Sep 24, 2021

Self-defense claim being investigated after man fatally shot in Fairfax County home

A woman was injured in the Hybla Valley-area home, and police said the man killed had been her boyfriend.
  • Sep 19, 2021
  • Local

Washington Gas leaves customers on hold for hours, cites call center contractor

The utility laid blame for the customer-service delays on the pandemic and what it said were problems with a Virginia call-center contractor.
  • Sep 11, 2021

Frederick Douglass bridge hailed as D.C.’s ‘most important’ span during opening-week ceremony

The bridge was blessed during the Tuesday event, and the freedom fighter it was named for was recalled as an inspiration.
  • Sep 7, 2021

New $480 million Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge begins opening week with a Labor Day celebration

The bridge replacement is the city’s largest infrastructure project in history, valued at $480 million, and it is viewed as a critical step toward the transformation of the shores of the Anacostia River.
  • Sep 6, 2021

After triple homicide, officials and neighbors grapple with a failure to curb violence

Homicides in the District are up 15 percent over last year.
  • Sep 5, 2021